Category: Veteran Owned Small Business Contracting 101 Series

Veteran Owned Small Business Contracting 101 Series specific to Veteran Owned Small Businesses (VOSBs) and Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Businesses (SDVOSBs) / Disabled Veteran Business Enterprises (DVBE).

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Louisiana To Create Veteran Business Certification, Database

BATON ROUGE, La. (AP) — Louisiana will create a new program that certifies businesses that are owned by veterans or their surviving spouses. Consumers will be able to search a database to find those businesses, under the bill that won final passage Sunday with a 98-0 House vote. The legislation creates the Veterans First Business Initiative in the state’s economic… Read more
SDVOSB Newsletter

SDVOSB Solicitation – Department of Labor

Remedial Action Plan Implementation at the Gainesville Job Corps Center Solicitation Number: 1630DC-19-Q-00028 Agency: Department of Labor Office: Employment Training Administration Location: Office of Contracts Management (National) Synopsis: Added: Apr 17, 2019 3:59 pm Modified: May 07, 2019 2:29 pm Project Information The U.S. Department of Labor (DOL) seeks the services of a qualified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business… Read more
Green Bay Packers Veterans

Packers Mentor-Protégé Program to host networking event Nov. 28

The Green Bay Packers Mentor-Protégé Program will host a networking event Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 8:30 a.m. at the Lambeau Field Atrium. The event will include a roundtable discussion with human resources professionals, who will offer real solutions to small business HR questions. Following the discussion, there will be time for networking. Any local business professional who wishes to know… Read more
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Just in time for SBA’s National Veterans Small Business Week: VOB Surpasses 30,000 Member Milestone

Veteran Owned Business Project Surpasses 30,000 Member Milestone VOB reaches major milestone just days prior to 10th Anniversary (Veterans Day). MELBOURNE, Fla., Nov. 2, 2018 — Veteran Owned Business (VOB) recently announced that membership has surpassed 30,000 members just in time for National Veteran Small Business Week ( #VeteransSmallBusinessWeek ) and a few days prior to VOB’s 10th Anniversary (Veterans… Read more
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***SDVOSB/VOSB Alert*** Bogus RFP Laptops, Phones and other Accessories

***SDVOSB/VOSB Alert*** There is a bogus RFP/Quote request going around for laptops, phones and other accessories. The quote looks like it comes from the Department of Commerce/International Trade Administration (ITA). The phone number (see below) and return email are for a company that–from research–sells government grant services and loan services. The email (including the DoC/ITA seal) looks very legit as… Read more

Small Business Administration’s SBA Veteran Owned Business Resource Section

Follow VOB On… Attention Veteran Owned Business Directory Members (and veterans thinking about starting/buying a business): the SBA offers this great resource for Starting a Veteran Owned Business, Growing a Veteran Owned Business, Financing a Veteran Owned Business as well as Mentoring & Training for Veteran Owned Businesses and Selling to the Government: https://www.sba.gov/starting-business/how-start-business/business-types/veteran-owned-businesses/. Funding information: https://www.sba.gov/business-guide/grow-your-business/veteran-owned-businesses. Lender match information:… Read more